Home Bloggers BYP 100 BYP Action BYP Research

Tag Archives: whitney houston

Remembering Whitney Houston on Her 50th Birthday

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:34 am August 9, 2013 Today would have been the 50th birthday of the legendary Whitney Houston. Whitney will always been in a class all her own as a vocalist and entertainer. Though her later years were often marred by stories of her personal troubles, we will always remember Whitney for her […]

Read the rest



One Year Later, Remembering Whitney Houston

One year ago, the incomparable Whitney Houston passed away. Without question, among the finest vocalists ever. Her talent was undeniable, and she is still beloved and missed by fans across the globe. Rest in peace, Whitney.

Read the rest



Happy Birthday, Whitney Houston!

We remember the life of Whitney Houston as today would have been her 49th birthday. What’s your favorite Whitney song? Will you be seeing Sparkle?

Read the rest



Two for One Monday: Gabby Douglas and Chick-Fil-A

By Summer M. 8:23 am August 6, 2012 Morning, folks. As the end of last week approached, it became very clear that I’d have to address two very different stories: the all-around awesomeness of Gabby Douglas and this Chick-Fil-A poor excuse of a protest. There’s no clever way to introduce either topic or merge them […]

Read the rest



‘Sparkle’ to Become Book and Broadway Play

The Sony Pictures remake of Sparkle is getting all the bells and whistles. In addition to the upcoming film remake, a book will be published days before the film’s debut, and a Broadway play featuring 5 new songs is in the works. Are you excited for the Sparkle reboot?

Read the rest



On the Inevitable #Fail of the Whitney Houston Biopic

By Summer M. 8:00 am March 5, 2012 As much as I’d like to stop publicly mourning the death of a person I never met, I’m not ready. Tweeting #shoopforjesus, randomly saying “‘Re ain’t here!?” to whomever will listen, and concluding that Whitney wasn’t that bad of a dancer after watching the “I Wanna Dance with […]

Read the rest



Spilling Whitney’s Tea Redux

By Summer M. 9:25 am February 20, 2012 Since I have done nothing but act like my mother’s child and mourn the passing of Whitney Houston for the last 10 days, I knew today’s post would be a return, in some way, to The Voice. Early last week, I had resolved to write a fun, […]

Read the rest



The Voice: Remembering Whitney Houston (1963 — 2012)

By Summer M. 8:40 am February 13, 2012 The Voice. When one is colloquially known as such, it becomes easy to forget that such sound emanates from inside a human being. The Voice. A disembodied moniker. So spectacularly general, simply an article and noun sans the dressing of more instructive, clarifying wording: “of reason” or […]

Read the rest